Machine Operator

LANCASTER, NY

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Description

New 1st Shift Sick Pack Machine Operator in Lancaster, NY!

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Steel Toes Required!

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Job Description:

Perform necessary pre-operation activities to ensure proper equipment startup including:

  • Cleaning feed tanks, weighing and adding raw materials, mixing or blending materials, and transporting feed tanks to point of use 
  • Operator is responsible for keeping equipment running smoothly and efficiently including in-process quality checks and order changing or size changing machines. This involves disassembling, cleaning, and  reassembling machines. 
  • Visually and manually inspect finished goods for quality defects, operating the vacuum chamber and packaging/labeling of finished goods.
  • Operate/monitor multiple pieces of equipment during operation to ensure quality production and minimal unplanned stops.
  • Communicate with team members and support teams to ensure continuous production of the correct product at high quality levels with minimal wasted time and materials.
  • Maintain clean and orderly work area.
  • Perform routine maintenance

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED required Two years’ experience as a machine operator in a manufacturing setting preferred
  • Machine maintenance and cleaning experience preferred
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Knowledge of production procedures
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Work in a fast paced environment following standardized work and adhere to safe work practices in a continuous improvement environment.
  • Attention to detail
  • Able to work well independently
  • Able to multi-task, respond to rapid change; organize, prioritize, and perform work with minimal supervision
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